Register now for the AML Policy Priorities Group’s In-Person Meeting


Hello from the AML Research and Action Team!

We have officially launched registration for our in-person meeting, October 27th at the Breaks Interstate Park.

What can you expect at this meeting?

  • An opportunity for interested community groups across Appalachia and beyond to come together to cross collaborate and cross pollinate knowledge about the Abandoned Mine Lands Fund.
  • Presentation of the whitepaper by Appalachian Transition Fellows Eric Dixon and Kendall Bilbrey.
  • Strategy building and identification of campaign avenues or opportunities.
  • A diverse group of people working towards an effective use of Abandoned Mine Lands dollars to improve communities.

Who Will Be at this Meeting?

  • Impacted community members
  • Organizers and Activists
  • Representative from community groups and organizations
  • Scholars
  • Policy experts
  • Lobbyists
  • Potentially AML experts from outside Central Appalachia to share their successes and knowledge


  • Date: October 27th, 10am-4pm
  • Location: Breaks Interstate Park
  • Lodging: Breaks Interstate Park Lodge OR camping at Breaks
  • Meals: catered by Breaks Restaurant
  • We have some funds to assist in travel costs

Register here by October 13th to guarantee your spot!

Please contact with any questions, or by cell at (276) 620-9264